Learn about ancient beer-making practises, as well as a few modern techniques, at Hammerton Brewery's tasting events and tours. Boasting tipples such as the Prunus Peach, Blueprint and Crunch - a peanut butter stout - this place is a wonderland of all things hoppy.
Beer Events in London
Fanatical about all things pint-sized? Then you're going to love these. We've scoured through this city's many, many breweries, bars, taprooms and pubs to find you the best beer events in London. From weird and wonderful tours and guided tastings to quirky seasonal pop-ups, check out our hop-tastic recommendations and crack into a cold one today.
The beer maestros at Anspach & Hobday are giving you a behind the scenes look into the making of their craft pints. Go to one of the Croydon-based brewery's monthly events and enjoy an hour-long tour, as well as a generous tasting flight.
Tipples on the Thames? The London Craft Beer Cruise Company are bringing together some of the UK's best breweries, BBQ pros Prairie Fire and a number of DJs for a day spent sinking pints and soaking in iconic views.
From tasting tours of heritage pubs to trips around local breweries, Ale Hunters are bringing hop lovers a whole range of craft beer events to sink their teeth into. Perfect for uncovering hidden gems and meeting like-minded people, these experiences are not to be missed.
Head over to Chiswick where the dons of frothy pints are giving you a glimpse into the making of their popular beers. The Fuller's Brewery Tour will be taking you through all the processes involved and letting you try sips along the way, poured fresh from the barrel.
You'll want to hold on tight to your tinnies with this one. A great shout for history lovers and fans of a good ghost story, Haunted London Pub Tour is a brilliant experience that will have you venturing to three historic boozers, all with spine-chilling pasts.
Housing an on-site microbrewery and a sun-soaked beer garden, Brewhouse & Kitchen aren't just your go-to for chilled afternoons but also for some of the top beer tasting events in London. Pick between a masterclass or go all out with one of their experience days.
BrewDog are giving you an education in all things IPA, stout and lager at their beer school. The dons will be treating you to a two-hour guided tasting of five different samples, complemented by an array of cheeses and witty commentary from your host.
Looking for London's best activities? Take a trip to Chalk Farm for a hop-tastic tour around Camden Town brewery. What can you expect? Fun facts, a behind the scenes look at what goes into your pints, plus a few samples throughout.
Head over to Esher this summer where the Big Smoke Brew Co. will be hosting one of the best beer events in London. The four-day festival will be bringing together over eighty delicious sips, alongside over 100 gins for you to sample.
When it comes to beer events in London, this Oktoberfest extravaganza is taking over Old Billingsgate Market for a weekend blowout this autumn. Head over for steins, singalongs and live music until late into the night.
Meantime Brewing Company are serving up some of the best beer events in London. The hop-loving team are taking you on a guided tour around their Greenwich factory, showing you all the steps that go into making yoyu pints, before finishing off with a tutored tasting.